TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP:
Single (One vote): _____ $25 per calendar year, must live in the territory shown on the map below
Household (Two votes): _____ $ 35 per calendar year, must live in the territory shown on the map below
Associate (Member without voting privileges): _____ $20 Associate Household _____ $25 per calendar year
Junior (Member without voting privileges): _____ $5 per calendar year
While membership is to be unrestricted as to residence, the club’s primary purpose is to be representative of the breeders, exhibitors and rat terrier fanciers in the area approved by AKC. If you live in the area depicted in this map, you are eligible for Single or Household membership with voting privileges. If you live outside the local area, you are eligible for Associate Membership.
The Southern California Rat Terrier Club offers several different memberships.
An AKC Sanction A affiliated club.
Southern California Rat Terrier Club
The Southern California Rat Terrier Club was formed on November 7, 2015. The mission of the club is to encourage and promote quality in the breeding of purebred Rat Terriers and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection. To urge members and breeders to accept the standard of the breed as approved by The American Kennel Club as the only standard of excellence by which Rat Terriers shall be judged. To do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed by encouraging sportsman like competition at dog shows, obedience trials and agility trials.
To conduct sanctioned matches, dog shows, obedience trials, agility trials, field trials, hunting tests, and any other event for which the club is eligible under the Rules and Regulations of The American Kennel Club.To support and promote study and research on the history, character, breeding, genetics and particular health problems of the Rat Terrier. To distribute to the general public educational materials about the proper care, treatment, breeding, health, development and training of Rat Terriers. To further understanding of diseases, defects, injuries and other ailments that afflict dogs in general and the Rat Terrier in particular.
The Annual Meeting of the Southern California Rat Terrier Club will be a lunch meeting on Sunday, December 3rd at 11:00 a.m. at the Mill Creek Cattle Company, 1874 Mentone Blvd, Mentone, CA 92359. Proposed Bylaw Amendments will be voted on by secret ballot at this meeting and election of officers will be held. Voting members must be present at the meeting in order to vote.
If you would like to take part in the meeting by conference call, the Dial in number is (712) 770-4010. Then enter the access code of 845133# Please call in no later than 11:40 a.m. so that the meeting can proceed in a timely manner.